The following provides information that is useful for understanding the scope and breadth of this campaign, including information on the hazards of coal ash pollution. This section is dynamic, and reports, resolution, and press releases will be added as the campaign progresses.
Coal Ash: The Toxic Threat to Our Health and Environment. Physicians for Social Responsibility and EarthJustice. 2010.
Illinois at Risk: Lax safeguards and no enforcement endanger the water, air & lives of residents near coal ash dumps. Environmental Integrity Project and Prairie Rivers Network. 2011.
Vermilion County Resolutions
Vermilion County Board. June 2016
Vermilion County Conservation District Resolution. June 2016
Central Illinois Jobs with Justice. September 2016.
Middlefork Audubon Society. March 2017.
Vermilion County Board. May 2014.
Vermilion County Soil and Water Conservation District. May 2014.
Vermilion County Conservation District. May 2014.
Vermilion County Conservation Foundation. June 2014.
Lake Vermilion Water Quality Coalition. August 2014.